Does BLM And DHS Really Have Snipers?

BY Herschel Smith
4 months, 3 weeks ago

It has been reported on several news outlets that the Bureau of Land Management has deployed “snipers” against Cliven Bundy over cattle.  I haven’t weighed in on whether Bundy has a case or not, and I won’t.  But I wanted to comment for a moment on this notion of government “snipers.”

They aren’t snipers in the sense of the word that I use.  When Daniel was in the Marine Corps he had a friend named [name redacted] who was a Scout Sniper.  All MOS 0311 Marines have to qualify at 500 yards with iron sights.  Daniel scored highest in his Battalion every year he was a fleet Marine.  He also went to Designated Marksman school, where he learned many of the same shooting and sighting techniques that [name redacted] did.  He was a DM in spite of the fact that he was a SAW gunner because he was such a good shot.

But as for [name redacted], he went to the entire Scout Sniper school, and one incident he shared with me involved him crawling in a ghillie suit for endless hours to target, and he inadvertently crawled on top of a red ant hill and had to endure being bitten hundreds of times by red ants in order to keep from giving away his position.

Hey, here’s a note to the idiot LEO who believes that American hunters aren’t good enough to cull deer (if the state of New York calls them in and asks them to kill all bucks less than 6 points to control herd size), and so a SWAT team needs to be called in.  And the same note applies to the supposed BLM “snipers.”

You aren’t really snipers.  Not really.  You might be wearing fancy tactical gear, and your bosses might have bought you really expensive Night Force scopes, and really nice bolt action rifles, and you might wear some fancy patches on your sleeves.  But the likelihood is that your just a middle age or old man who goes home and watches sitcoms at night.

Go qualify with a rifle using iron sights at 500 yards for starters, and then come back and tell me you’re a “sniper.”  I know how to sight a rifle in too, and what BDC means.  Perhaps you even believe that heavy objects drop faster than light ones because, you know, you work for the DHS rather than having taken college physics like you should have.  You may be a better shot than I am, but with the same gear I’ll bet not by much.

I have one final note concerning this report from The Blaze.

Claiming that all other options have been exhausted, the Bureau of Land Management and the U.S. National Park Service responded to Bundy’s inflexibility on the issue by calling on federal agents and contract cowboys to restrict access to the public land and to confiscate Bundy’s “trespass cattle.”

I belly laughed when I read this report.  You’re having to pay “contract cowboys” because you don’t really know anything about animals, do you?  No, really.  You seriously don’t know anything about animals?  You call yourselves Bureau of Land Management and not a single one of you knows how to ride a horse or handle cattle.  How disgusting and ridiculous.



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  • Paul B

    Scout sniper is some really cool stuff. A BLM shooter would not even make it to washout stage. While I know a few cops who take the shooting stuff seriously, most don’t.

  • http://www.dixienet.org/ Pat Hines

    Bundy holds all the legitimate cards. I looked into how the BLM can claim to control land that does not come under the constitutional “forts, post offices, and other needful buildings”, all that the US government can control AFTER they purchase the title to them.

    The US government has no title to the land in question, they never have had such.

    Therefore, they have no jurisdiction of any kind there. When the attempt to assert such, they are acting as outlaws, and under ancient common law, we know how outlaws may be treated.

  • Jack

    My first (and only, so far) carbine school, our long-distance shot was a 40lb propane tank at 230 yards. That tank is 12″ x 25″, about the same size as a man’s torso. I felt pretty damn lucky to hit it on the second shot, as I could barely see the thing (using a $25 1x red dot sight). I can’t possibly imagine seeing a target at 500 yards, let alone hitting anything, without magnified optics.

    I congratulate your son and his comrades (and thank them for their service).

    FYI, you missed the best part – the 1st amendment zones setup by the BLM.

  • Steve Bragg

    Maybe there is some hope:

    “I don’t even want to be here. Do you think my grandfather’s proud of me? You think I like this? You think this is fun for me?”

    – unnamed BLM Ranger having to enforce this nonsense. According to the Washington Free Beacon.

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  • StukaPilot

    I’m sure the DHS has plenty of thugs who can stand on a roof and shoot into a crowd of people.

  • http://batman-news.com Grave Digger

    A sniper is simply someone firing from a clandestine position (i.e. DC sniper, VC in a spider hole). It doesn’t have to be from a long distance and no sophisticated training is required.

  • myemail

    No real American cowboy would participate in this “roundup”. Probably a bunch of drugstore cowboys…

  • chrismalllory

    That government employee doesn’t “have” to enforce anything. He is free to walk away and find honest labor. He is so gutless he doesn’t.

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  • robertsgunshop

    The last time I qual’ed in the Marines, at 500 yards I shot 9 5′s and a close 4. After the dust settled I was transferred and got to teach other Marines how to shoot. Skills that I have kept honed for over 40 years.

  • Josh

    Such a good point that hits home. These folks want to be toy soldiers.

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  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    You don’t know, do you? 75-85% of government agents with firearms are ex-military, many of them Marines who have qualified, as noted here, with iron sights at medium range. EVERY sniper employed by the FBI, DHS, DEA, ATF, Marshals, etc attends either the US Army or USMC sniper school. Many even attend higher ‘Tier 1′ sniper schools with SEALS or CAG.

  • http://captainsjournal.com/ Herschel Smith

    Prove it.

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    I was assigned to JFKSWCS in 2005-2006, and worked at SOTIC; several of the sniper teams in training came from “civilian” Federal agencies. My word not good enough? Go find a copy of American Sniper, by Chris Kyle- he talks about it. You could even use Netflix- search Discovery, History Channel, A&E. All of them have myriad military and sniper- related documentaries, and there has to be at least ONE that mentions Fed Agents training. In fact, I recall seeing part of one that a buddy was watching that was about an international sniping contest, and there were DHS, FBI, and DEA teams- one of the teams they were interviewing was a SWAT team from Pittsburgh. In order to qualify for these competitions, you need to have graduated an accredited military sniper course. Do some real research, not just COD memes next time.

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    And there I think you’re wrong. A lot of Fed Agents join these jobs because they promise job security, a good paycheck, and service to your country. Many of these agents are, like me, prior military. We get extra points and incentive to join these agencies. A really big incentive is time already spent on certain skill sets that are, frankly, useless in the civilian sector. after spending 5, 7, 10 years in the Army as an Infantryman or Special Operations Soldier, do you really wanna work for Walmart?? I feel sorry for that agent. Betcha he’s resigning as soon as he’s able.

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    They do too have a title; the title to those lands is in the Library of Congress; the land in question was bought from Mexico in 1848. Bundy actually doesn’t have a leg to stand on, especially considering that he has abused land that is BEYOND the original property in question, to include Lake Mead Recreational Area, which is a public park. Bundy is legally wrong, the BLM is constitutionally and procedurally wrong.

  • http://captainsjournal.com/ Herschel Smith

    I should point out that it isn’t that I don’t like what you’re saying. In fact, I have a new featured article coming out soon, and this issue dovetails with the subject in such a way that it might be mentioned in that article. But you cited numbers, hard numbers for which I wanted proof, proof that you didn’t provide.

    I couldn’t care less what Chris Kyle wrote in his book. Anecdotal.

    And no, your word isn’t good enough. Sources for numbers. Sources. Then I can use the information like I want.

  • http://captainsjournal.com/ Herschel Smith

    Service to country. Good grief. And to use prior training as justification for utilizing this skill set it ludicrous beyond belief. Why don’t we find a way to utilize the still set developed by arty soldiers too?

    You can rest assured that most people don’t see such deployment of people as “service to country.” Federal agents shouldn’t be armed anyway. They weren’t prior to early to mid-twentieth century.

    http://sipseystreetirregulars.blogspot.com/2012/01/sipsey-street-exclusive-curious-case-of.html

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    And here you’ve again flown your colors… I was going to post my sources here for you, but then I read this, and realized that you are willfully ignorant, and that it doesn’t matter what I say- you will find one way or another to dismiss the truth. So no, you will receive no help from me.

  • Pat Hines

    No, there is no title to that land held by the US government. The US government obtained a treaty wherein Mexico agreed to cease claiming sovereignty over that land. The US government obtained sovereignty, that is it could lawfully defend that land from invasion from external forces. Both the Louisiana Purchase the Alaska are other examples of the same thing.

    In order to hold title to that land, the US government would have to use their constitutional authorization for obtaining title, and buying empty land isn’t authorized at all.

    Treaty is the key word here.

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    The sovereinty land is farther east; the US actually BOUGHT the west coast.

  • http://captainsjournal.com/ Herschel Smith

    Oh, you knew my colors before you ever began this conversation with me. It’s obvious on every page. I don’t believe you. I don’t believe that you were ever going to give me proof, because I don’t believe that you can. A shame. It would have been a good article. And you would have been a contributor.

    I enjoyed our little psychological game. Don’t be a stranger, now.

  • Pat Hines

    No, the US government did NOT “buy the west coast”, that would have been unconstitutional. At the time, the US government was still, at least giving lip service, obeying the Constitution.

    While I could quote you the authorization line in the Constitution that prohibits such land purchases, I’ll let you find it on your own. It will be a good educatioin for you.

    The essence of it all is that the US government cannot buy large tracts of land because it wants it to be a part of the United States. That is not an authorized power.

    Therefore, your assertion fails.

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    No large purchases of land? Then please explain the Louisiana Purchase prior to the Mexican War, and the Alaskan Purchase after? The aforemention war was fought over the previously agreed to sovereignty grant, which is most of TX, AZ, OK, and stretches of CO, UT, and ID. After the war, the US was in military control of even more property, and offered to buy the remaining land out to the Pacific Ocean, to which the Mexican government agreed, as it was already too much trouble to police this expanse.

  • Pat Hines

    Are you having difficulty reading what I wrote?

    The Louisiana Purchase, the 1848 Purchase, and Alaska were all Treaties, not land purchases.

    Perhaps you also can’t read the US Constitution, which explains in detail exactly what the US government may purchase for for what its purchases may be used.

    I’m not going to explain this again, this is the third time. We’re done here if you can’t understand plain English.

  • http://captainsjournal.com/ Herschel Smith

    Wow. A professional sniper and you can do all of that too! Did you tug on superman’s cape? And I was thinking other things, like do you solve differential equations by day? Now that’s something I can appreciate.

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    Yeah. It’s called the Post 9/11 GI Bill. Some of us have done more with our lives than start a blog and pretend to be journalists.

  • Josh

    And thus your silly veneer of respectful, calm, cool, detached professionalism has been lost. Thanks for cooperating.

    HPS

  • Josh

    And “frankly”, your skill sets should be utterly useless as a federal agent. Why in the hell would we want former soldiers flooding out civilian LEO ranks and making use of prior combat experience? We, the people, don’t. We don’t want that and we don’t want you.

    America isn’t Afghanistan and her citizens aren’t your hajjis to trample, intimidate and otherwise persecute.

    You’re part of the problem. My brother spent hard time in the sandbox and doesn’t feel the need to carry his M249 around the homeland. Go get a degree like him and contribute to society instead of abusing and scaring the shit out of it.

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    No, my friend, people like you are the problem here. I have a degree. I am contributing to society. I don’t work for Uncle Sam anymore, though i know people who do. I can tell you honestly that where the disconnect really occurs is that civilians, like you, have this preconceived notion in your head about ‘who’ veterans are, what we are like, what we experienced during our service. And those conceptions are largely innaccurate. We aren’t loose cannons- Rambo’s First Blood was just a movie. We would never willingly trample over anyone. We have rules of engagement that vary from situation to situation and we learn to be flexible because of those disparate variations. Did you know that i had to take classes in the Army about probable cause, the Miranda rights, and proper search procedures? That our instructors for these classes were civilian LE professionals? We had to follow these rules in Iraq, we couldn’t just. Run wild and shoot everything that moved. Talk to vets, learn about us before you discriminate against us.

  • Josh

    “No, my friend, people like you are the problem here.”

    I’m not your friend, and I’m no one’s problem. I have and seek no authority over other humans. I do not wish to raid homes, steal and destroy property or violate constitutional rights or civil liberties.

    “We aren’t loose cannons- Rambo’s First Blood was just a movie.”

    I never claimed veterans are loose cannons, and I’ve never seen that movie.

    “Did you know that i had to take classes in the Army about probable cause, the Miranda rights, and proper search procedures?”

    Yes, I did know that. This is also completely irrelevant.

    “We had to follow these rules [, probable cause, the Miranda rights, and proper search procedures] in Iraq.”

    No you didn’t. That’s a lie.

    “… we couldn’t just. Run [sic] wild and shoot everything that moved.”

    No one is claiming you “ran wild” or “shot at everything that moved”. No one. You’re creating very many straw men.

    “… learn about us before you discriminate against us.”

    I’m not discriminating against veterans, and know a good many. I am claiming that combat experience is not relevant to civilian policing, and the practices and skill sets involved in armed combat have no place in civilian law enforcement.

    I’m also claiming that our civilian LEO ranks are now filled with veterans who did, in fact, trample the liberties of “civilians” in Iraq and Afghanistan (for better or worse, I make no claims as to the morality or efficacy of such practices) and have transferred this behaviour and thinking to their new jobs in America. This is inarguable fact.

    You are simply a loud mouth and ideologue., and a waste of any further time.

  • Josh

    Good luck on your history degree. It seems there’s a fair bit of study time in your future in an effort to unlearn your misconceptions.

    Also, I really hope you’re able to find some mundane job with your History education. Most History majors go on to teach, because that’s about all those degrees are good for. I sure as hell wouldn’t want you spreading your propaganda to fertile minds.

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    You’re a very rude person. Does your brother know that you talk like this to and about his fellow Veterans? And actually, most people I know with History degrees work in a museum, or down the road at the West Point Archives. I pity you. I pray that someday you will learn to see past the end of your nose. What non-mundane six figure job do you have?

  • Thomas Mc Cormick

    Says the loud mouthed ideologue who basically just inferred that I am a war criminal. Your inferences, which is where I extrapolated my assertions that you, and many Americans like you, view veterans as loose cannons who enjoy trampling on peoples’ civil liberties, are not at all “straw men”. You contradict yourself. On the one hand, you say that you don’t think of us as loose cannons who do those things and then two sentences later: “I’m also claiming that our civilian LEO ranks are now filled with veterans who did, in fact, trample the liberties of “civilians” in Iraq and Afghanistan… and have transferred this behaviour and thinking to their new jobs in America.” That’s just asinine. You display quite a bit of prejudice- in fact, you have talked (written) down to me throughout this entire conversation, based on nothing more than the fact that I am a Veteran who has a dissenting opinion. How much do you really think you know about the war in Iraq? I spent three years there. I helped train their police; so YES, Miranda rights, probable cause, and forensics were the order of the day. If you don’t think that those skills translate well to Law Enforcement work, I must ask you What does? Americans find it so convenient to verbally dehumanize veterans, tell us that we aren’t relevant, that we are stupid, that we are only capable of “mundane jobs”, and then wonder why we don’t like them. Does your brother know that you talk to and about his fellow veterans this way?

    I called you “friend” because I was simply trying to be civil. I see now that this concept is beyond you.

  • Josh

    Perhaps most people you know work in museums and archives. But most people in general, with history degrees, go on to teach. There’s nothing wrong with mundane jobs, and I do hope you go that route, or any other route than academia.

    My brother shares my opinions. You seem to be taking this personally. I’m not making an attack, I’m making pragmatic, correct observations. Pull your idealogical blinders off.

    Finally, I have a mundane six-figure job as a software engineer. A job I make interesting and non-mundane through my passion for the work and the contribution to society my employer provides. Not that that’s any of your business.

    You only think I’m “rude” because you’ve chosen to get your jimmies rustled. You’ve chosen that because your opinions and positions are wrongheaded and indefensible.

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  • Ryan Lacheen

    Good thing we all still follow ancient common law and not, like, actual laws that exist right now.

  • Pat Hines

    You really don’t understand what I wrote, do you?

    I am talking about current law, you know, the US Constitution which is law.

    Yes, really.

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  • Dick Dagger

    You people are retards BLM has no snipers. Since when is a semi auto AR with an ACOG a sniper rifle? Show me ONE photo of a BLM sniper!

    As for BLM administering grazing,Try reading something called the Taylor Grazing Act. You know it’s just a law passed by congress.

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